By Tia Lynn Lecorchick, Managing Editor
Two wins and a tie for MCHS Boys Varsity and JV soccer teams. Tuesday, Feb. 10, the varsity boys beat Newton County High School 3-0. “They played a great game,” said Coach Aaron Paul. “Everyone did really well.”
According to Paul, varsity players Carter Achison, David Cuesta, Ricky Mendez, and Matthew Cantero played especially well during Tuesday’s game. On Friday Night, Feb 13, the varsity boys played a tight game that resulted in a tie. The team tied 2-2 with Alcovy.
“We played great overall,” said Paul. “Alcovy was a big, fast, and physical AAAAAA (six A) school and we stayed right with them the entire game. We actually had more shots on goal than Alcovy.”
On Wednesday, Feb, 11, The JV team had their first away game, traveling to Newton County, gaining the first win of the season. The JV team won 6-4. According to Paul, JV players J.R. Guinn, Sam Kuperberg, and Carlos Hernandez had great games. “Assistant Coach Travis Rice and I were very pleased with our first week overall from a Varsity and JV Perspective,” said Paul. Paul plans on making his year as MCHS Boys soccer coach count. “I want to get these kids to be the best they can be at the game,” said Paul.